Rosa Barnett Lithuania Russian Federation Scotland

Biography of Rosa Barnett

Rosa Barnett enrolled at the University in 1933 to study for an MA. She was born around 1915 in Telshi, Russia, modern day Telšiai in Lithuania, daughter of Isidore, a Jewish Minister.

Barnett was awarded a Carnegie Scholarship, and took classes in English, Moral Philosophy, German and French, the latter both to honours. She received a first class certificate for German Language and Literature during the session 1936-1937.


Archival Materials

  • R8/5/54/12; R8/5/55/12 Matriculation Slips, 1933-1935
  • R8/5/57/12; R8/5/58/12 Matriculation Slips, 1936-1938
  • SEN10/79 University Calendar, p.861


Rosa Barnett
Born 1915.
GU Degree: Arts, 1933-1937;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 18th Jul 2013

Country Associations

Lithuania Lithuania, Telšiai
Place of Birth

Russian Federation Russian Federation, No Region

Scotland Scotland, Lanarkshire, Glasgow

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student